Last week Xiaomi launched the Redmi Note 2 to much fanfare, and was quick to limit sales to Chinese markets.

But there is now good news for the rest of us! Gear Best is currently offering the unlocked Redmi Note 2 with 16 GB storage with a pre-sale price of $168.85.

If you want one, you might want to act quickly as the pre-sale ends September 16. The current available listing is for both the black and white models, with no shipping charges.

Yes, it includes worldwide shipping.

Redmi Note 2 worldwide pre-orders start, price raised to $170

The features according to the Gear Best listing are:

Xiaomi RedMi Note 2 Android 5.1 4G Phablet with 5.5 inch FHD Screen MTK Helio X10 64bit 2.0GHz Octa Core 2GB RAM 16GB ROM 5MP + 13MP Cameras

Main Features:

  • Display: 5.5 inch 1920 x 1080 (FHD) screen 400 PPi
  • CPU: Helio X10 Octa Core 2.0GHz
  • GPU: PowerVR G6200
  • System: Android 5.1 (MIUI7)
  • RAM + ROM: 2GB RAM + 16GB ROM
  • Camera: 5.0MP front cmaera + 13MP f/2.2 super aperture
  • Bluetooth: 4.0
  • Sensors: Gravity sensor, IR proximity sensor, Gyroscope, Ambient light sensor, Digital compass, Proximity sensor
  • SIM Card: Dual SIM, Dual standy, Dual Micro


  • 2G: GSM 900/1800/1900MHz
  • 3G: WCDMA 850/900/1900/2100MHz
  • 4G: FDD-LTE 1800/2100/2600MHz